New Year Welcomed with a Blast

Icelanders celebrate the last day of the year with a fancy dinner, often turkey, and with fireworks at midnight. A special sketch comedy show about the year in review is shown on television and watched by almost the entire Icelandic nation.

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Gleðilegt nýtt ár!

Die deutsche Redaktion der Iceland Review schickt ihren Lesern überall auf der Welt fröhliche Silvestergrüße aus Island, wo die Menschen heute Nacht das Neue Jahr mit einem fantastischen Feuerwerk begrüßen werden.

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Björk’s Vulnicura among Top 10 Albums of 2015

Björk’s album Vulnicura, released in January, is the fifth best album of 2015, according to The Guardian. “Björk laid her heart so bare on her brutal, beautiful ninth album we could hardly listen. But those that persevered found light at the end of a grueling tunnel,” Music News Editor Harriet Gibsone writes.

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